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    LADY IN THE LAKE
    Currently in stock: 6
    ISBN: 9780571339440
    Title: LADY IN THE LAKE
    Author: LIPPMAN LAURA
    Format: TRADE PAPER COVER
    Publishing status: ACTIVE TITLE

    In 1966, Baltimore is a city of secrets that everyone seems to know - everyone, that is, except Madeline 'Maddie' Schwartz. Last year, she was a happy, even pampered housewife. This year, she's bolted from her marriage of almost twenty years, determined to make good on her youthful ambitions to live a passionate, meaningful life.

    Maddie wants to matter, to leave her mark on a swiftly changing world. Drawing on her own secrets, she helps Baltimore police find a murdered girl - assistance that leads to a job at the city's afternoon newspaper, the Star. Working at the newspaper offers Maddie the opportunity to make her name, and she has found just the story to do it: a missing woman whose body was discovered in the fountain of a city park lake.

    Cleo Sherwood was a young African-American woman who liked to have a good time. No one seems to know or care why she was killed except Maddie ...

    Imprint: Faber and Faber
    RRP: $29.99

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